The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 30.00% 17.57% 38.10%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 22.81% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 24
Median salary £38,500 £22,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -44.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £32,500 £54,550
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3 57 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 30.00% 77.03% 58.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 46 36
Median salary £38,500 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.41% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £54,400 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (100.00%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) CSS3
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) CRM Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago